Marc Almond is a singer-songwriter and musician who originally found fame as half of the seminal synthpop/New Wave duo Soft Cell.
Including his time with Soft Cell, he has sold over 30 million records worldwide.and has had numerous worldwide hits, including multi-million bestsellers "Tainted Love" and "Something's Gotten Hold Of My Heart", both of which reached the number one position in charts all over the world.
Soft Cell's debut album Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret achieved multiplatinum status and is recognised as one of the most important works in the synth-pop genre.
As a solo artist Almond has maintained a strong cult following and has had critical and commercial success over nearly three decades.
During this time, after a career with Soft Cell and Marc and the Mambas, he has collaborated with a wide range of artists including Siouxie Sioux, Nick Cave, P J Proby, Bronski Beat.
He first performed as a guest artist with Jools Holland's Rhythm and Blues Orchestra in 2007 and treated audiences to versions of his hits 'Say Hello Wave Goodbye' and 'Tainted Love'. He has since toured extensively with Jools Holland.
Singer-songwriter and musician who originally found fame as half of the seminal synthpop/New Wave duo Soft Cell. He has had critical and commercial success over nearly three decades and has more recently toured with Jools Holland.